HCCM AG Newsticker: 

Your European Certified Partner in International Executive & Management Search and the European Competence Center for the Life Sciences Industry of



“We are looking for the best candidates in the lifesciences industry. Attributes of most marketable candidates are: successful, result oriented, idea-generating, self motivating and social competence. We present candidates with visions, a high standard of performance and with a strong personality profile. Our successful experience in the pharmaceutical and in the fine and specialty chemical industry is the guarantee for a rapid and highly efficient project development.”

HCCM® AG stands for


In the pharmaceutical, chemical and in the medical devices industry. In management and senior management positions. In national and in international business.


20 years of expertise in successful national and international headhunting and direct search in the lifesciences industry.


As a Co-Founder and Member of pns group international®, an European Network of Certified Experts in Headhunting & Executive Search, we are represented in Basel, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Munich and in Salzburg. www.pns-group.eu


HCCM® AG is the only European Certified Headhunter & Executive Search Company in Switzerland. Our high quality standards and processes are regularly approved in a comprehensive approval procedure by the European Confederation of Search & Selection Associations, ECSSA. www.ecssa.org.


As a Member of the Federal Association of German Management Consultants, BDU, all our Consultants are committed to the Code of Conduct and to the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).We assure a qualified recruitment process and we fulfil the Compliance requirements of our clients.


  • Our own expertise

Our own expertise in the pharmaceutical, chemical and in the medical devices industry in top-10 companies in national and international senior management positions.
  • One Face to the Customer

Our consultants lead the process from the beginning to the successful hiring and onboarding.
  • Speed

We present Candidates within the agreed time-frame.
  • Quality

We meet every single Candidate personally.
  • Method

We find the best Candidate by using a multi-channel strategy (direct approach of high potentials, networking, data base, social media,advertising). We find the Candidates who are not on social media. We personally address, attract and approach Candidates. We are continuously screening the market. We provide an ongoing market assessment to our client. We frequently inform our client about the project and the market. We perform structured Candidate F2F-interviews. We screen the track record of every Candidate. We provide a detailed Candidate dossier. We manage the recruitment process in accordance with the client.
  • Various international awards for excellence in executive search

Performance Monitor

Our Service

  • Responsible project leadership
  • Candidate qualifying by structured F2F-interviews and by assessment
  • Job profiling
  • Candidate to job-matching
  • Short list
  • Interview services
  • Handling and information of rejected candidates
  • Supporting the Onboarding process

Our Clients

  • Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industry
  • Medical Technical Industry
  • Diagnostics Industry
  • Fine and Specialty Chemical Industry

Our Performance & Experience

  • Various international awards for excellence in executive search


"A high quality service in all areas and phases."

(President of a professional association in primary health care)

"Never before I had so many excellent candidates been proposed for a job - which was extraordinary"

(Director Operations Pharmaceutical Industry)

"The overall support from HCCM®AG was very good and therefore we will engage you for another search with a challanging profile"

(VP Global Sales & Marketing Medical Devices)

"I was very much impressed about your persistency with which you presented numerous very good candiates. I did not expect this and the final candidate exceeded my expecations"

(CEO Biochemical Company)

"Thanks to your competent and extremely professional support in recruiting the Regional Sales Director, we were able to complete the team on time and with the right person."

(VP Sales Oncology Pharmaceutical Industry)

"We approached Charles Quensel, because we know about his expertise in CMO and in the pharmaceutical Business"

(Head Custom Manufacturing, Chemical Industry)

"Thank you for taking the time to fully understand the culture and needs of the company. The final result therefore is the better!"

(Group COO Pharmaceutical Industry)

"The process was according to my expectation and the performance of the consultant was above my excpectations. You set high goals for our next mandate with HCCM® AG"

CTO Specialty Chemicals Custom Manufacturing)

"Thanks for your support on this - you will be my first call when we need next your services"

(CEO Pharmaceutical Industry)

"We are very satisfied with the service! The competence, the speed and the  accuracy are very impressive"

(Chief Scientific Officer and Member of the Exec. Committee Pharmaceutical Industry)

“HCCM® AG is a top-partner and consultant, because HCCM® AG understands our needs and our requirements. The consultants are always very good prepared and they actively manage the process. All presented candidates  are good to very good and they fulfil our requirements thoroughly. HCCM® AG is our Partner of Joyce. “

(CEO Pharmaceutical Industry )

“The engagement of the consultant is much above the average”

(HR Director Pharmaceutical Industry)

“An excellent selection of candidates and the process was faster than an internal recruitment process”

(CEO Pharmaceutical Industry)

“I am always very satisfied. Your services are very serious and with a high professionalism”

(HR Director Pharmaceutical Industry)

Code of Conduct

The Federal Association of German Management Consultants (BDU) regards management consulting services as an important part of a division of labour and social market economy. Since its founding in 1954, the BDU is committed to quality and transparency in the consulting market in order to establish and improve high-quality professional standards.

Read more: Code Of Conduct BDU